The Dharma of Modern Mindfulness: Discovering the Buddhist Teachings at the Heart of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction download free [PDF and Ebook] by Beth Ann Mulligan

The Dharma of Modern Mindfulness: Discovering the Buddhist Teachings at the Heart of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction download free [PDF and Ebook] by Beth Ann Mulligan year 2018
  • Book name: The Dharma of Modern Mindfulness: Discovering the Buddhist Teachings at the Heart of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction
  • Author: Beth Ann Mulligan
  • Release date: 2018/9/10
  • Publisher: NEW HARBINGER PUBLICATIONS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Mind, Body and Spirit
  • ISBN: 9781626259164
  • Rating: 9.47 of 10
  • Votes: 776
  • Review by: Thatcher Winter
  • Review rating: 7.11 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/13
  • Total pages: 224
  • Includes a PDF summary of 18 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Deeply embedded in the practice of contemporary mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) are concepts drawn from the ancient wisdom of meditative traditions. The Dharma of MBSR uncovers the essential Buddhist teachings at the heart of this powerful anti-stress program, enabling you to deepen your historical and spiritual understanding of MBSR and nourish your practice. Meditation and mindfulness are everywhere: in hospitals, clinics, and schools; in major medical, psychological, and scientific journals; on TV; and in popular publications; even on the cover of Time magazine. And thankfully so since Jon Kabat-Zinn developed MBSR, a treatment blending meditation and yoga, it has been proven effective in treating conditions like chronic pain, stress, anxiety, and depression for sufferers around the world. Lesser known, however, are the deep philosophical roots of MBSR known as the Buddhist dharma, translated as the teachings of the Buddha. Although they form the very foundation underlying MBSR and other mindfulness-based interventions, they often remain hidden within modern mindfulness practices. The Dharma of MBSR illuminates these cornerstones, communicating previously esoteric teachings with language that makes them easily accessible and applicable to your complex daily life. The book follows the structure of an eight-week MBSR class, paralleling the participant's journey with that of the Buddha for the alleviation of suffering. With real-life examples, guided reflections, and practices throughout, this book will show you the connections between the ancient wisdom of Buddhism and contemporary MBSR. Regardless of your background, status, or education, and whether you're a practitioner, teacher, or trainer, this invitation to explore the essential Buddhist teachings at the heart of modern mindfulness; such as the four noble truths, the noble eightfold path, and the four brahmaviharas: loving-kindness, compassion, empathetic joy, and equanimity; will expand your understanding and enhance your practice, and, in doing so, connect you with your inner wisdom and deepest humanity.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 12H22M55S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Mind, Body, Spirit: Meditation & Visualisation, Coping With Stress, Buddhist Worship, Rites & Ceremonies, Buddhist Life & Practice
  • Available formats: HTML, WORD, PDF, EPUB, DOC, LIT, HTMLZ, TXT. Compressed in ZIP, RAR, ACE, CPIO, RPM, RZ, CHM
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 18.09 USD
  • Dimensions: 154x230x14mm
  • Weight: 312g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Oakland, CA, United States
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